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Reviewed 3 June 2015 via mobile

Fripp island is beautiful and a must see. However, do not rent 643 new Haven 3 bedroom condo, it was a bit dated, which was OK. The problem we had was the thermostat was set at 72, it would not let you get any lower than that. It felt about 75° downstairs and about 85° upstairs. We called about 5...

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7Thank Sandra P
Winston Salem, North Carolina
Reviewed 2 June 2015 via mobile

We visited for the first time and absolutely loved it. Lots of wildlife and beautiful beaches. We rented a golf cart which allowed us to take our beach items and fishing poles easier. It was also fun and our basset hound loved it! We loved the south end of the island that offers a view of the inlet and Pritchard...

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1Thank Flasharchibald
Collierville, Tennessee
Reviewed 2 June 2015 via mobile

We had never heard of Fripp Island, but a friend offered their condo. We're Orange Beach people. Fripp is 10x better. It's like a well-kept secret. The sand is super clean (saw 2 pieces of trash on beach the entire visit), and the waves are pretty mild. There are something like 32 beach access points, and most are really close...

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Reviewed 31 May 2015

We stayed for 12 days on Fripp. 6 nights at a place about 300 yards from the ocean and 6 nights at a place 30 yards from the ocean. Both places were clean and really fit our family. We have been to Fripp 4 times and so we knew that we needed to load up on groceries. We did not...

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2Thank Russ D
Naples, Florida
Reviewed 19 May 2015 via mobile

Fripp island is a wonderful place for families. The national Park gets wonderful reviews for it's beaches,, but coming from Florida with white sand in clear water I found it a bit disappointing but it's very lovely and natural. There are very few restaurants but had to nearby Beaufort, A charming town.

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1Thank jan w
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 4 May 2015

Stayed on the island for several days. The beach was fine otherwise it was mediocre and very dated. For what you pay and having to show your identification to get on the island, you would expect much more. Our suite was outdated, the bed was uncomfortable, the water was cold and some of the furniture was stained and dirty. The...

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2Thank M G
Hartland, Vermont
Reviewed 20 April 2015

We have been going to South Carolina for the past four years and this is the best experience so far. Our stay on Harbor Island was very nice but our stay on Fripp was absolutely fantastic. We arrived at our condo and we we were blown away by the view and how clean and beautifully decorated it was. I can't...

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4Thank Vstillson
Reviewed 11 April 2015 via mobile

We made a last minute 2 night reservation to visit Fripp Island for the first time. We were pleased to discover that we could get an ocean front condo. The scheduling process was simple and smooth...however because the price quoted was high I initially declined the reservation. When I told the agent I would look elsewhere she offered a 10%...

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5Thank Mdm0622
Augusta, GA
Reviewed 30 March 2015

We have been home owners on this fabulous island for 30 years and have watched it go from wonderful to the absolute pits as far as food and activities. The owners and management have let aminities go to rock bottom! We have eaten at Bonita Boathouse twice this week and both meals and service have been horrible! Thank goodness I...

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13Thank Betty P
charlotte
Reviewed 14 March 2015

We have stayed at Fripp before and were disappointed this visit. I agree with all that the previous reviews stated with regards to the beauty and tranquility of the island. Food is sub par so we always leave the island to eat, with the exception of the night we arrive. We were there during off season and understood that many...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Golf Course
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Check out our fantastic vacation rentals which range from oceanfront homes to villas, golf cottages and efficiencies. Whatever you need for your vacation, we surely have a rental to match. Additionally when you book directly through the Fripp Island Golf & Beach Resort, you get all the benefits of a private resort club: our exclusive "no hassle check-in", free guest cards, and fully furnished accommodations. Welcome to your home away from home! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Fripp Island Resort

Address: 300 Tarpon Blvd., Fripp Island, SC 29920
Region: United States > South Carolina > Fripp Island
Price Range: $85 - $760 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 150
Also Known As:
Fripp Island Hotel Fripp Island
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